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Atmospheric chemist

Wolfgang Seiler, German atmospheric chemist.

Background

Seiler, Wolfgang was born on January 22, 1940 in Remscheid, Germany. Son of Paul and Bertel (Lingelbach).

Education

Master in Meteorology, University Mainz, Germany, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, University Mainz, Germany, 1972.

Career

Research assistant University Mainz, 1967-1969. Senior scientist Max Planck Institute, Mainz, 1969-1985. Director Fraunhofer Institute, Garmisch, Germany, since 1986.

Professor University Augsburg, Germany, since 1998. Member climate advisory board Government of Germany, Bonn, 1988-1996. Member Enquete commission German Parliament, Bonn, 1987-1995.

Chairman scientific environmental advisory board German Bahn AG, 1995-2001 member council experts Global Environmental Aspects Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, since 1999.

Connections

Son of; married Hannelore Wild. Children: Birgit, Dirk.

father:
Paul Son

mother:
Bertel (Lingelbach) Son

spouse:
Hannelore Wild

child:
Birgit Seiler

child:
Dirk Seiler